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Fees enable BCCNM to regulate nursing professionals in the public interest and to carry out the requirements of a regulatory college as set out in the Health Professions Act. Only registration fees are eligible for a refund. GST is not charged unless noted.

Read the 2021-22 fee summary for registered nurses​


Renewal and initial registration fees (annualized)
 MAR. 1, 2021 –
MAR. 31, 2022
(13 MONTHS)
Practising — RN, licensed graduate nurse (LGN) $558.36
Provisional — RN
​$558.36
Non-practis​ing — RN, LGN
$102.96
Employed student nurse (ESN)
$225.72
CNPS professional liability protection (INCL. GST)
 MAR. 1, 2021 – MAR. 31, 2022
Practising — R​N, licensed graduate nurse (LGN), provisional RN, provisional LGN

$109.20 or $164.85 (incl. GST)

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Employed student nurse (ESN)

$86.10 or $164.85 (incl. GST)

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Initial application fees (+GST) JAN. 1 – DEC. 31, 2021
B.C. registered nurse application assessment $230
Canadian registered nurse application assessment $300
International registered nurse application assessment $600​​
Non-practising registered nurse application assessment $100
Certified practice application assessment (per designation) $100​
Employed student nurse (ESN)
$150

Reinstatement application fees (+GST) JAN. 1 – DEC. 31, 2021
Reinstatement to practising RN application assessment $230
Reinstatement to non-practising RN application assessment $100

Other fees ​JAN. 1 – DEC. 31, 2021
Reinstatement surcharge (unregistered practice​) $325+GST
Verification, certificate of professional conduct or letter of good standing $50​​​+GST​​​​​​​​​​
Not sufficient funds (NSF) $50
Refund processing (registrant re​quested cancellation) $75